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Abstract

The following items will be dealt with:

- The structure of the JRC and its relation with other Commission services;
- The regulatory framework for GMOs and GM-food in Europe;
- The scientific and technical support provided by the JRC to the implementation of biotechnical regulations.

Experiences with detection of GMOs: the role of certified reference materials, of validation studies and ring trials; expertise gained from experiments with GM-maize and GM-soybeans. eans.

Additional information

Authors: VAN DEN EEDE G, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Food Products and Consumer Goods Unit, Ispra (IT);QUERCI M, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Food Products and Consumer Goods Unit, Ispra (IT);EYQUEM F, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Food Products and Consumer Goods Unit, Ispra (IT);ANKLAM E, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, Food Products and Consumer Goods Unit, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: TEBIO 2000 - La Monstra Convegno Internazionale sulle Biotecnologie, Genova (IT) 24-25 May 2000
Availability: Available from European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra (IT)
Record Number: 200012264 / Last updated on: 2000-08-10
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en